Vijaya Teelock

Vijayalakshmi Teelock is Associate Professor at the University of Mauritius and Founder and Coordinator, Centre for Research on Slavery and Indenture, University of Mauritius. She is President of the International Scientific committee of the Slave Route Project of UNESCO and Chairperson of the International Scientific Committee of the Indentured Labour Route Project. She was also Vice-Chairperson of the Truth and Justice Commission, a Presidential Commission established to examine the consequences of slavery and indentured labour on Mauritius.